*Kid Approved* Fruit Loop Treats

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Living with a four year old has disadvantages. For instance, it doesn’t matter if it is a bank holiday or a weekend – nobody in the house is sleeping in if Marley has anything to say about it. But it also has perks: Netflix cuddles, hugs, and treats.

St. Patrick’s Day is next week and Marley has been learning about leprechauns and Ireland in Pre-K. On Monday, her teacher showed them “leprechaun footprints” and it got Marley really excited about anything remotely connected to St. Patrick’s Day.

I was off today so I decided to make her a themed treat. I spent this morning sorting Fruit Loops into three piles – yellow, green, and the rest of the colors – while I watched White Collar. Guys, Matt Bomer is gorgeous. The episode was 4:9 “Gloves Off” and let me say, Bomer

I used the same recipe for these yummy treats as I did when I made Rice Krispie treats for Valentine’s Day.

I made three separate batches, just like I separated them, yellow, green, and rainbow.

The rainbow ones I cut into squares, the yellow ones I made little piles with, and the green ones I cut into little, tiny squares.

I told her they were pots of gold, leprechaun treats, and rainbows. She loved them! Which is really all that matters, of course.

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Have you ever made anything like this? Better question: Yay or nay on Matt Bomer? Obviously, I vote yay.

 

 

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